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. and the compassion and the values that define this country. >> the family of the wife of the older brother, tamerlan tsarnayev, released this statement friday. quote, " we cannot begin to comprehend how this horrible tragedy occurred." in the aftermath of the patriot's day horror, we know that we never really knew tamerlan sar-na-ev. it goes on to say that, "our hearts are sickened by the knowledge of the horror he has inflicted." the family has asked for privacy at this time. >> the eleven- year-old martinez boy who was injured in the boston bombings, aaron hern is steadily recovering. this according to administrators at his school, who have been receiving e-mail updates from the hern family. in the last few days, hern underwent surgeries at boston's children's hospital. first lady michelle obama even stopped by to visit aaron on thursday following the interfaith service in boston. and in a story you will only see here on kron four. besides sending hundreds of get well cards. aaron hern's classmates made a video to send him to show their support. friday, the entire student body at martinez junior h
Apr 19, 2013 9:00pm PDT
alive by ambulance. unlike his brother his alleged co-conspirator in monday deadly attack tamerlan tsarnaev, they were tra tracked down last tonight after police said pair ambushed mit officers shawn collier fatally shooting him in pa control tar and hijacked this suv andñr wild khis throwig explosives. they canvas the neighborhood going door to door more than 1 million resident were put on lock down. but tonight this city and this nation rest a bit easier. >> we have closed an important chapter in this tragedy. >>reporter: suspect hop laced tonight. still don't know the full accident of his injuries or the motive. life in watertown, massachusetts, abc news. now become to you. >> marsy thank you. when this all unfolded tonight in watertown our amma right there. she heard the shots and watched police jump in action. the mood is celebration amma? >> certainly is but as you said tense for a short time. when we heard the gun fire but as soon as people here learn that that suspect had been captured it was quite a celebration. just take a look as people rushed in to the streets.
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and the subsequent shootout in which the older of the two were killed. his name is tamerlan tsarnaev. he is 26 -- was 26 years old. it's his brother. the man said to be wearing the white hat who got away and has been pursued by authorities. he drove the car jacked suv for a time and then got out. both of the two brothers, we're told, came to the united states roughly a decade ago. they came in when their families sought asylum. their father was a government employee. they have been living in the boston area in cambridge for several years. the younger brother has a massachusetts driver's license. he's a resident of cambridge. the older brother is a legal, permanent resident. the older brother was born in russia. the younger brother, the one they are still trying to find now, dzhokhar tsarnaev was born in kyrgyzstan. his family lives in russia and we're told his father was a public official there at one time. the reason we're told for this extraordinary security in the area of watertown is, of course, because they still don't know where the other of the two brothers, the second bomber is located
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. tamerlan was run over by a car and his younger brother drove towards officers as they were trying to handcuff the 26-year- old. the uncle fears that the 26- year-old brother may have convinced hill to take part in the bombing plot. >> i'm relieved that he is alive, first of all for that there is now a chance to find out who was behind it? second of all, i stress that there is a chance for dzhokhar to seek forgiveness. >> this is a photo showing dzhokhar as he got out the boat last night on his own. it was clear once he was arrested that he was bleeding. he had been shot in the leg and neck and cbs is reporting now there are some questions whether that neck wound may have been self-inflick. >> watertown police chief is talking about those dramatic captures of the bombing. >> we are concerned he might have a device on his chest. he listed his shift to show us he didn't and people on-scene were able to take him into custody and get him to a hospital. >> in addition, to the infrared images we showed you police used a camera-equipped robot to check the boat. it was an emotional da